Italian ICT market returns to growth in H1, posts 1.5% rise

Wednesday 14 October 2015 | 09:09 CET | News
The Italian ICT market has returned to growth following years of crisis, posting a 1.5 percent rise in the first six months of 2015, reversing the year-earlier decline of 3.1 percent, according to the latest report from industry group Assinform. The value of the ICT market as a whole came to EUR 31.6 billion, compared to EUR 31.1 billion in H1 2014, with Assinform predicting a 1.3 percent increase for 2015 as a whole to EUR 65.1 billion. All sectors contributed to the recovery, with ICT services growing 0.3 percent to EUR 5.1 billion in the first six months of the year, while software

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